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It's time for the PBS Kids Summer of Adventure! All this summer, stay tuned for new episodes of your favorite PBS Kids programs, such as Wild Kratts, Nature Cat and Splash and Bubbles, download your free summer activity booklet, get ideas for fun summer learning activities and more! We're tackling the summer learning gap, one educational opportunity at a time.
KUED Kids is partnering with KBYU, Living Planet Aquarium, Gallivan Center, University of Utah, and The Downtown Farmers Market, to provide children and families throughout the valley with fun, engaging, and educational activities all summer long. Stay in touch about other upcoming events and programs at www.facebook.com/kuedkids.
KUED Kids is proud to donate four Mobile Education Labs to the Road Home - Midvale Center, Family Promise – Salt Lake, Children’s Service Society, and the YWCA. These organizations provide services to families when they are most in need, and the PBS Kids resources provide children a safe, educational, and fun environment to explore.
April is Autism Awareness Month! To celebrate, we've got a series of episodes featuring characters who fall along the autism spectrum planned for the month of April. Kids can play along with Julia on Sesame Street, learn all about trains with Carl on Arthur, and make new friends with Dennis Deinocheirus on Dinosaur Train!
50 years ago, on February 19, 1968, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood premiered on public television, and forever changed the landscape of children's educational media. Beginning Monday, February 26, KUED Kids will air a special week of back-to-back episodes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and the episodes of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood that inspired them. Won't you join us, neighbors?
On February 19, 2018, PBS Kids will premiere Pinkalicious & Peterrific, a new animated series that encourages children to explore the arts and spark creativity. Produced by WGBH Boston and based on the best-selling HarperCollins Pinkalicious book series by Victoria Kann, Pinkalicious & Peterrific will be available nationwide on PBS stations, the new 24/7 PBS KIDS channel and PBS KIDS digital platforms, and is designed for children ages 3-5.
Since its premiere decades ago, Thomas & Friends has helped preschoolers build social-emotional skills. After many years of adventures in the land of Sodor, Thomas & Friends is officially leaving PBS Kids, as broadcast rights to carry the program have now expired. Read more about recent changes to the PBS Kids schedule.
Send October off in spooky Halloween style with: SLIME! This craft takes only a few ingredients, which can likely be found in your home, and is a really fun activity to do with the kids this Hallow's Eve!
There is a ton of spooky fun coming to PBS KIDS this October! In addition to the ARTHUR AND THE HAUNTED TREE HOUSE movie event, there are new Halloween episodes from ODD SQUAD, SPLASH AND BUBBLES, SESAME STREET, and CYBERCHASE! This Oddtober, you can also enjoy the return of the hit specials THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT HALLOWEEN! and CURIOUS GEORGE: A HALLOWEEN BOO FEST. Stay tuned for a super spooky Oddtober!
Canine host extraordinaire Ruff Ruffman, along with his assistants Blossom and Chet, answers questions from real kids, takes on challenges and learns the value of perseverance – all while modeling science inquiry skills.
Dive in with all new episodes of Splash and Bubbles, starting Monday, Sept. 25 on KUED! Join Splash, Bubbles and all their friends as they weather a storm in Reeftown, meet new friends, learn about earthquakes and swim around with the Reeftown Rangers! Watch the new episodes all week on the KUED Kids 24/7 Channel.
As you may have heard, on August 21, 2017 a total solar eclipse will occur, and parts of the United States will fall directly under its path! In celebration, we've put together a couple of fun crafts to do with your kids to make the eclipse an educational and safe experience!
Get ready for some serious space adventure! When Jet's parents need to return to their home planet, Sean and Sydney join the Propulsion family for an epic adventure to Bortron 7.